Fixed Odds Betting Terminals (Betting Shops) Bill 2014-15
Progress of the Bill
Bill started in the House of Commons
- House of Commons
- House of Lords
- Royal Assent
- 1st reading: House of Commons 7 July, 2014 | 07.07.2014
|Bill 38 2014-2015, as introduced | PDF version, 64KB||25.02.2015|
Latest news on the Fixed Odds Betting Terminals (Betting Shops) Bill 2014-15
This Bill was presented to Parliament on 7 July 2014. This is known as the first reading and there was no debate on the Bill at this stage.
The 2014-15 session of Parliament has prorogued and this Bill will make no further progress.
Summary of the Fixed Odds Betting Terminals (Betting Shops) Bill 2014-15A Bill to require the Secretary of State to create a new planning use class for betting shops with fixed odds betting terminals, which would require the granting of planning permission; to provide that local planning authorities assess demand for fixed odds betting terminal betting shops when considering applications for premises in that planning use class and place a cap on the number of such shops for which planning permission may be granted in any area; and for connected purposes.
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